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dc.creatorPioneers Filters Inc. (Swank Suction)
dc.date.accessioned2019-03-22T19:14:44Z
dc.date.available2019-03-22T19:14:44Z
dc.date.created1970-1979
dc.date.issued2019-04-26
dc.date.submitted2019-04-26
dc.identifier2003.0044
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10675.2/622194
dc.descriptionA suction filter for blood. Taped on the side of the filter's outlet is a label that reads "Swank Blood Microemboli Filters" and "Continuous Suction Filter CA 100". Stamped onto the casing is the U.S. Pat. No.: 3 448 041 and 3 593 854. On the side of the inlet, the casing has where the filter was made. It was made in "Pioneer Filters Inc. Swank Suction" and "Made in U.S.A." According to the exhibit card, this suction blood filter is from the early 1970s. It was used to filter out blood clots. Dimensions are: 4.4" Diameter; weight: 5.4 oz.
dc.publisherHistorical Collections & Archives, Robert B. Greenblatt, M.D. Library, Augusta University
dc.relation.ispartofRG20 - Medical Artifacts
dc.rightsRights: ©Augusta University. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 International. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/ (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) Acknowledgement of the Historical Collections & Archives, Robert B. Greenblatt, M.D. Library, Augusta University as a source is required.
dc.subject.meshEquipment and Supplies
dc.subject.meshVena Cava Filters
dc.titlePioneer Filters, Inc. Blood Filter
dc.title.alternativeFilter, Blood
dc.typeStill Image
dc.contributor.institutionAugusta University
dc.date.digitized201-04-24
refterms.dateFOA2019-04-26T17:54:46Z


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    Medical Artifacts is a collection of various instruments and equipment dating from the late 19th century to the middle 20th century.

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